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Wednesday, after leaving the hospital I headed to Reduit beach on Rodney Bay. Got there in the midday sun and so it wasn't long before I needed some shade and a drink (non-alcoholic I promise). While in Spinnakers I met one of the guys from the Jump-Up street party. He is lives in England but spends about a month in St Lucia every year visiting family so knows the island very well. We went for a ...
... ever increasing too, now have 4 of them above my bed, 5 from tomorrow – unfortunately we don’t stop in Panama so I doubt I’ll be able to get one unfortunately, if anybody cares to mail me one from Amazon then please do, though my address here is a little difficult to fathom (wayo, sea pun).
You’ll all be happy to hear that my dad is having a wonderful time too, I haven’t thrown him overboard as yet so we’re doing okay so far. Me and him ...
... eruption. The volcano is still active creating hot springs and sulfuric mineral mud baths. We skipped those, but from a distance, we saw the smoke coming from the mouth of the volcano! We learned many facts about the island from Elvis. I loved seeing the banana plantations and learning how they are grown…. SO MUCH WORK for one little banana! We finally arrived at Jade Mountain Resort, which is where the ...
... trip was over, the tour guide broke out the rum punch. My main observation on the ride back was that this batch seemed to be on the strong side and yet tasted nice. This meant several people went back for multiple cups, and this in turn lead to the ride back taking on a bit of a party spirit – there was some singing along to the radio and dancing of course.
After dropping our gear off on the ship, we caught a taxi into the centre town and found a bar with a ...
... the thought of it ever breaking down and having to steer manually, even for a few days, it would take its toll on any crew. The other thing is if you are going to take a shower while at sea, and especially if it's at all rough, do it sitting on the toilet, that way, when you are all soaped up and the boat lurches you can't come to too much harm.
Some things just have to be learnt the hard way.
To be ...
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